Sightings for the Week of April 22, 2013

Rosy Maple Moth
Photo by: Christina Mohrman

This week at Grand Bay:

22nd – American Avocets (Recurvirostra americana), Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) juvenile and adult, Coral Bean (Erythrina herbacea) blooming, American Alligator (Alligator mississippiensis), Whitetail Deer (Odocoileus virginianus), Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo), Black Racer (Coluber constrictor)

23rd – Banded Water Snake (Nerodia fasciata), Rosy Maple Moth (Dryocampa rubicunda)

24th – Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) female

 

26th- Black Racer (Coluber constrictor), Eastern Glass Lizard (Ophisaurus ventralis)

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